Overview

Penn State Behrend invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty position in Computer Science starting fall 2017. We are seeking applicants with a commitment to undergraduate education and applied research scholarship, as well as the ability to teach computer science core, service, and elective courses. Skills in developing courses in an on-line environment is a plus. Expertise needed in the areas of data science, computer vision, parallel/distributed computing, and web/game development. A Ph.D. or a Master’s degree with work experience in computer science, software engineering, or a closely related field is required. Salary is competitive.

Penn State Behrend ( http://www.behrend.psu.edu) is a comprehensive four-year and residential college of Penn State located in Erie, Pennsylvania. The college is committed to excellence in teaching, research, and outreach, and prides itself on the balance it achieves between teaching and research. Located on a beautiful, wooded hilltop campus, Penn State Behrend offers its 5,050 undergraduate and graduate students an inspiring and technologically advanced environment characterized by close student/faculty interaction. The School of Engineering has over 1,600 students in our ABET accredited programs.

Erie, a metropolitan area of 280,000, is located on Lake Erie`s beautiful Presque Isle Bay. The region offers many cultural, sports, and recreational resources, including Pennsylvania’s most popular state park. Erie County is a major industrial, medical, service, and tourism center, and is within a two-hour drive of Cleveland, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo. Residents benefit from a rejuvenated Bayfront District while enjoying a modest cost of living and affordable housing. There are five colleges in the area. Review of applications will begin January 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Please submit a cover letter, a complete vitae, a brief statement of teaching philosophy, and the names of three references to the link below.

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Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Job URL: https://psu.jobs/job/68235